Australia: a new history of the great southern land
Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land is a major new account that places Australia's history fully within a global context, drawing on sources from the United States, Britain, South Africa, and Canada, as well as within Australia itself.
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Persecution was replaced by open neglect; Victoria spent about i per cent of its
land revenues - derived from the sale of lands to which the Aborigines had at
least some claim and on which they depended for their existence - on Aboriginal
And that pretty well killed the conversation.46 Bryson's second conversation was
with a retired Canberra solicitor: 'Ah, Aborigines,' he said, nodding solemnly. 'A
great problem.' 'So I gather.' 'They want hanging, every one of them.' I looked at ...
For a different flavour, the scholarly White Flour, White Power (Cambridge, 1998)
by T. Rowse is an essential record of twentieth- century Aboriginal policies. See
also R. McGregor, Imagined Destinies: Australia and the Doomed Race Theory ...
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Welsh (The Four Nations: A History of the United Kingdom ) likes to tackle big projects. Noting at the outset that he is in fact English, he writes effusively about Australia, citing UN indexes on ... Read full review
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